Rance Howard

Rance Howard
1928 - 2017

Rance Howard  American Actor


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Rance Howard was previously married to Judy Howard (2001 - 2017) and Jean Speegle Howard (1949 - 2000).


American Actor Rance Howard was born Harold Rance Beckenholdt on 17th November, 1928 in Duncan, Oklahoma, USA and passed away on 25th Nov 2017 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 89. He is most remembered for Father of Ron & Clint Howard. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Rance Howard was in an on-screen matchup with Jean Speegle Howard in Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (1997).

Rance Howard is a member of the following lists: 2017 deaths, Male actors from Oklahoma and American male television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 53 years, 8 months 34 years, 10 months 16 years
Total2 53 years, 8 months 34 years, 10 months 16 years


First Name Harold
Middle Name Rance
Last Name Howard
Full Name at Birth Harold Rance Beckenholdt
Alternative Name Rance Howard, Harold Rance Beckenholdt
Age 89 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th November, 1928
Birthplace Duncan, Oklahoma, USA
Died 25th November, 2017
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Father of Ron & Clint Howard
Year(s) Active 1956–present, 1956–2017, 1948–2017
Official Websites www.allmovie.com/artist/rance-howard-p33517

Rance Howard (born Harold Rance Beckenholdt; November 17, 1928 – November 25, 2017) was an American actor who starred in film and on television. He was the father of actor and filmmaker Ron Howard and actor Clint Howard, and grandfather of the actresses Bryce Dallas Howard and Paige Howard.

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Rance Howard89 ScorpioActor
Judy Howard76 TaurusSpouse
Jean Speegle Howard73 AquariusActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Ron WilliamMale1st March, 195464 years oldJean Speegle Howard
Clinton (Clint)Male20th April, 195959 years oldJean Speegle Howard


The Christ Slayer2018Devil as Old ManMovie
Apple Seed2018CarlMovie
Sister Aimee 10th Anniversary2018James KennedyMovie
Chasing the Star2017Devil as an Old ManMovie
Talk Radio2017Movie
Driving Test2017Old Man Cooper (2017)Movie
40 Nights2016Devil as an Old ManMovie
Kalebegiak2016José MariMovie
Home on the Range2016Cal HarlanMovie
Broken Memories2015JasperMovie
Solemates2015Older ManShort Film
Review2014WillieTV Show
Old Soldiers2014MaxMovie
Rick's Parking2014RauchMovie
The Lone Ranger2013EngineerMovie
Max Rose2013Walter PrewittMovie
Nebraska2013Uncle RayMovie
Chez Upshaw2013HarryMovie
Kroll Show2013Dr. Stanley ArmondTV Show
Gone Dark2013CharlesMovie
The Trouble Man2013Al DellMovie
Richard Rossi 5th Anniversary of Sister Aimee2013James KennedyMovie
Easy Rider 2: The Ride Home2012Andrew Jackson BennettMovie
Land of the Free2012The AngelMovie
Two In2012WilburMovie
Junction2012The ClerkMovie
The Dilemma2011BurtMovie
Night Club2011ChuckMovie
InSight2011Cemetery PresiderMovie
Redemption: For Robbing the Dead2011DoctorMovie
Let Go2011DimplesMovie
Workaholics2011JerryTV Show
Rosewood Lane2011Fred CrumbMovie
Harley's Hill2011CharlieMovie
Where's My Sandwich?2011DuffyMovie
Valentine's Day2010Bistro Gardens DinerMovie
Jonah Hex2010TelegrapherMovie
Once Fallen2010HarryMovie
Yohan - Barnevandrer2010Old KnutMovie
Elf Sparkle and the Special Red Dress2010Rudolph (voice)TV Movie
The Genesis Code2010Dr. TolleyMovie
The Trial2010Judge DanielsonMovie
Angels & Demons2009Cardinal BeckMovie
Boppin' at the Glue Factory2009Walker BillMovie
Within2009Deli OwnerMovie
Lie to Me2009Joe MetzTV Show
NCIS: Los Angeles2009EugeneTV Show
Audie & the Wolf2008Dr. MaleosisMovie
Drillbit Taylor2008Older ManMovie
Grizzly Park2008Ranger HowardMovie
Keith2008Old Man (uncredited)Movie
Play the Game2008Mervin LavineMovie
Skip Tracer2008Old Man DickensTV Movie
Be My Baby2007Zippy the MessengerMovie
Georgia Rule2007Dog Bite ManMovie
Ghost Town: The Movie2007Sheriff Tom ParkerMovie
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story2007PreacherMovie
Aimee Semple McPherson2006James KennedyMovie
Sasquatch Mountain2006Harris ZeffMovie
Twenty Good Years2006HenryTV Show
Harrison Bergeron2006NarratorShort Film
Cinderella Man2005Announcer Al FazinMovie
Miracle at Sage Creek2005Doctor BabcockMovie
Killing Cupid2005ZekeMovie
Bones2005Jerold NorskyTV Show
Ghost Whisperer2005Dirk AbramsTV Show
Grey's Anatomy2005Martin CarrollTV Show
Death and Texas2004Circuit Court JudgeMovie
Eulogy2004Lance SommersMovie
The Alamo2004Governor SmithMovie
I Am Stamos2004The GafferShort Film
CSI: NY2004Samuel CooperTV Show
The Long Ride Home2003Old manMovie
The Missing2003Telegraph OperatorMovie
Ghost Rock2003CashMovie
Toolbox Murders2003Chas RookerMovie
Arrested Development2003Rance HowardTV Show
Cold Case2003BuddieTV Show
That's So Raven2003MurphyTV Show
Back by Midnight2002PriestMovie
Legend of the Phantom Rider2002Doc FisherMovie
That '80s Show2002Mr. BaileyTV Show
Jumping for Joy2002Movie
Leaving the Land2002Uncle SolomonMovie
A Beautiful Mind2001White-Haired PatientMovie
Joe Dirt2001Bomb Squad CopMovie
Rat Race2001Feed the Earth SpokesmanMovie
A Crack in the Floor2000Floyd FryedMovie
Big Wind on Campus2000Grandpa MortonMovie
How the Grinch Stole Christmas2000Elderly TimekeeperMovie
Love & Sex2000EarlMovie
Ping!2000Old ManMovie
Son of the Beach2000Dean FaradayTV Show
The Huntress2000ForemanTV Show
Driving Me Crazy2000Charly GirabaldiTV Movie
Happy, Texas1999ElyMovie
Shadows of the Past1999ArlissMovie
Angel1999Angel, Marcus RoscoeTV Show
Chairman of the Board1998Rev. HatleyMovie
Evasive Action1998Train Engineer (uncredited)Movie
Land of the Free1998Hotel ManagerMovie
Psycho1998Mr. LoweryMovie
Small Soldiers1998HusbandMovie
The Night Caller1998HankMovie
The Sender1998MaxMovie
Two of a Kind1998Mr. Fillmore, Mr. FilmoreTV Show
Money Talks1997ReverendMovie
Holiday in Your Heart1997Blind ManTV Movie
Murder, She Wrote: South by Southwest1997Jarvis BeanTV Movie
The Second Civil War1997Arnold Tooney JrTV Movie
Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction1997TV Show
Just Shoot Me!1997Blind Flower GuyTV Show
Sparkle and Charm1997Mr. HoughtonMovie
The Lay of the Land1997Dr. BrownMovie
Ghosts of Mississippi1996Ralph HargroveMovie
Independence Day1996ChaplainMovie
Mars Attacks!1996Texan InvestorMovie
Sgt. Bilko1996Mr. RobbinsMovie
Tiger Heart1996Mr. JohnsonMovie
Where Truth Lies1996Judge BloomMovie
7th Heaven1996Old Man in ParkTV Show
Clueless1996Mr. BellTV Show
Ink1996Funeral DirectorTV Show
Apollo 131995ReverendMovie
Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest1995EmployerMovie
Malevolence1995Dr. BurnsMovie
Problem Child 3: Junior in Love1995The JanitorTV Movie
The Colony1995Stan BensonTV Movie
Baywatch Nights1995TV Show
Land's End1995Jeff FosterTV Show
Bigfoot: The Unforgettable Encounter1994Todd BrandellMovie
Ed Wood1994Old Man McCoyMovie
Forced to Kill1994RanceMovie
Little Giants1994PriestMovie
Terminal Velocity1994Chuck, Stunt PilotMovie
The Cowboy Way1994Old GentlemanMovie
The Paper1994Alicia's DoctorMovie
Babylon 51994David SheridanTV Show
ER1994Dr. Oliver KostinTV Show
Rebel Highway1994Minute Man 3TV Show
Ed and His Dead Mother1993Rev. PraxtonMovie
Fearless1993Bald CabbyMovie
Diagnosis Murder1993DriverTV Show
The X-Files1993Old ManTV Show
Boris and Natasha1992Polygraph ManTV Movie
Far and Away1992TomlinMovie
I Don't Buy Kisses Anymore1992Elderly ManMovie
Universal Soldier1992John DevreuxMovie
Wishman1992Det. SturgisMovie
Melrose Place1992Motel ManagerTV Show
9 1/2 Ninjas!1991Ninja NegotiatorMovie
Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter1991BernieTV Movie
Switched at Birth1991Frank HillTV Movie
The Letters from Moab1991Vern LoganTV Show
Equal Justice1990Mr. WilliamsTV Show
Limit Up1989Chuck FeeneyMovie
Listen to Me1989Tucker's FatherMovie
Parenthood1989Dean at CollegeMovie
The 'Burbs1989DetectiveMovie
Trust Me1989VernMovie
B.L. Stryker1989Richard WaltonTV Show
Baywatch1989Fireman, JoeTV Show
Coach1989Herman Van DamTV Show
Quantum Leap1989Doc GravesTV Show
Seinfeld1989Blind Man, FarmerTV Show
Tales from the Crypt1989DesTV Show
B.O.R.N.1988Robert MorrisonMovie
Dark Before Dawn1988LoganMovie
The Adventures of Superboy1988ColonelTV Show
Innerspace1987Supermarket CustomerMovie
Married with Children1987Edwin, ReverendTV Show
Wiseguy1987Ernest HaynesTV Show
Gung Ho1986Mayor Conrad ZwartMovie
A Smoky Mountain Christmas1986Dr. JenningsTV Movie
Return to Mayberry1986PreacherTV Movie
Cocoon1985St. Petersburg DetectiveMovie
Creator1985Mr. SpencerMovie
A Death in California1985Ralph LeeTV Show
Scandal Sheet1985Mr. BellTV Movie
The Long Hot Summer1985WilkTV Movie
Words by Heart1985TV Movie
Playing with Fire1985Fireman GoodwinTV Movie
Two Soldiers1985PawShort Film
The Lonely Guy1984MinisterMovie
The Fantastic World of D.C. Collins1984PolicemanTV Movie
CBS Schoolbreak Special1984Mr. SellersTV Show
Finder of Lost Loves1984HankTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984FillmoreTV Show
Love Letters1983Joseph ChesleyMovie
Rita Hayworth: The Love Goddess1983Still PhotographerTV Movie
The Kid with the 200 I.Q.1983TV Movie
The Thorn Birds1983Doc WilsonTV Show
Hardcastle and McCormick1983TV Show
The Executioner's Song1982Lt. NelsonTV Movie
The Kid with the Broken Halo1982Coach RamsdellTV Movie
Smokey Bites the Dust1981CoachMovie
The Miracle of Kathy Miller1981Dr. JewellTV Movie
Dynasty1981GiffordTV Show
Forever and Beyond1981TechnicianMovie
Scout's Honor1980The CaptainTV Movie
Skyward1980Pilot #2TV Movie
Enos1980TV Show
Here's Boomer1980Foldy, SheriffTV Show
Palmerstown, U.S.A.1980TV Show
Mr. No Legs1979Lou's SidekickMovie
Flatbed Annie & Sweetiepie: Lady Truckers1979Mr. MurrayTV Movie
Cotton Candy1978Mr. BremmercampTV Movie
Battlestar Galactica1978FarnesTV Show
Dallas1978TV Show
Mork & Mindy1978GuardTV Show
Another Man, Another Chance1977WagonmasterMovie
Grand Theft Auto1977Ned SlinkerMovie
The Legend of Frank Woods1977Howard BlackerMovie
Eat My Dust1976ClarkMovie
Laverne & Shirley1976DoctorTV Show
The New Daughters of Joshua Cabe1976TV Movie
Huckleberry Finn1975Pap FinnTV Movie
Switch1975CollinsTV Show
Chinatown1974Irate FarmerMovie
Where the Lilies Bloom1974Roy LutherMovie
Happy Days1974Announcer, Ben Wilson, Mr. BurkhartTV Show
Little House on the Prairie1974SimpsonTV Show
Locusts1974AaronTV Movie
The Red Pony1973Sheriff Bill SmithTV Movie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972Myron FaradayTV Show
Kung Fu1972Sheriff ByrdTV Show
The Rookies1972Truck DriverTV Show
Bloody Trail1972JakeMovie
Nichols1971DeputyTV Show
The Waltons1971Dr. McIversTV Show
The Wild Country1970Cleve (uncredited)Movie
Dan August1970HobbsTV Show
Deed of Daring-Do1969Movie
Old Paint1969CowboyShort Film
Night Gallery1969Cameraman (segment "The Boy Who Predicted Earthquakes")TV Show
Then Came Bronson1969Mr. Carl MuellerTV Show
Here Come the Brides1968GoffTV Show
Cool Hand Luke1967Sheriff (uncredited)Movie
Gentle Giant1967Tater CoughlinMovie
Gentle Ben1967Henry BoomhauerTV Show
An Eye for an Eye1966HarryMovie
That Girl1966Customer IITV Show
The Jean Arthur Show1966Reporter #1TV Show
The Monroes1966AlTV Show
Village of the Giants1965DeputyMovie
Days of Our Lives1965Henry Clovis (1985)TV Show
The F.B.I.1965RangerTV Show
The Desert Raven1965ReggieMovie
The Courtship of Eddie's Father1963Camp Counselor (uncredited)Movie
The Fugitive1963Doctor, Man in parking lotTV Show
Vacation Playhouse1963TV Show
The Music Man1962Oscar Jackson (uncredited)Movie
Combat!1962WilkersonTV Show
The Virginian1962LukaTV Show
The Andy Griffith Show1960First Treasury Agent, Governor's Chauffeur, Party GuestTV Show
Bonanza1959Bogardus, SamTV Show
Bat Masterson1958FletcherTV Show
Flight1958TV Show
How to Marry a Millionaire1957CorporalTV Show
Frontier Woman1956PrewittMovie
Zane Grey Theater1956Deputy ShakerTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Frank Benton, Judge Alan FranklinTV Show
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1954CleveTV Show
Make Room for Daddy1953TV CrewmanTV Show
Death Valley Days1952Gideon, MaceTV Show
Kraft Theatre1947TV Show
Capture the FlagRanceMovie
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